Google Cloud error erases $135 billion pension fund

Source: Axios

“Earlier this month, Google’s cloud platform deleted the entire customer account, including all backups, of UniSuper. Thankfully for the $135 billion Australian pension fund’s 647,000 members, UniSuper had some backups elsewhere, and recovered its data, teaching us all a lesson about having multiple redundancies.” (05/30/24)

https://www.axios.com/2024/05/30/google-cloud-pension-error